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Prof. Zhen Xiao: it is our responsibility to preserve and bring Chinese Medicine to the world

Authors: Wei-En Fan

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Prof. Zhen Xiao (Figure 1), MD, MPA, is the President of Longhua Hospital Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, chief physician and professor of Pediatrics in Chinese Medicine. After graduated from Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (SHUTCM) in 1986, he joined the Longhua Hospital and focused on clinical, scientific research and teaching of Pediatrics in Chinese Medicine, following Prof. Da-Nian Zhu, a well-known professor in the field of Pediatrics in Chinese Medicine. In 2007, he worked as the Chief of the International Exchange Department of SHUTCM and the Dean of the International Education Division, dedicating to the academic exchange and cooperation worldwide. Five years after that, he was then appointed the President of Longhua Hospital in May 2012.